A number of different types of homeland security specialists are employed in Missouri. The 2012 salaries for various categories of homeland security occupations are available from the Bureau of Labor Statistics as shown below.
Homeland security salaries in the main cities of Missouri were close to the averages for the state. Information security analysts in St. Louis made slightly more with an average salary of $73,980 and those in the top tenth percentile earning an average of $110,190 a year.
Transportation security screeners in Springfield earned slightly higher wages than Missouri’s average. They averaged $37,550 with the top earners garnering $43,660.
The top tenth percentile of protective service worker supervisors in Kansas City made $69,180 annually.
The information shown in these tables was furnished by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and represents salary data for many of the different homeland security jobs one could find in Missouri’s major cities.